Azerbaijan was represented at the International Food Festival Cuisine Du Monde in Paris, France, Report informs.

The event was organized by the Association of Friends of Azerbaijan in France.

The goal was to promote Azerbaijan in France and further strengthen friendly relations between the two peoples with rich cultural heritage.

During the event, samples of Azerbaijani cuisine and sweets, as well as Karabakh kata (a type of sweet bread) were distributed to the guests, books on Azerbaijani cuisine were demonstrated, and guests were informed about the Azerbaijani cuisine and the country in general.

National dances and music of different countries were performed during the event. Azerbaijani national dances were performed by Sama Mugadam, who lives in Paris.

The Azerbaijani stand was visited by a large number of French and foreign guests, as well as officials of the Paris Mayor’s Office and famous French chefs. Guillaume Gomez, the chef of the Elysee Palace, was also among them.

Twenty-eight countries participated in the festival.